Gingerbread Biscotti

Biscotti dipped in coffee. A perfect snack to keep me going when I'm up late working on blog posts, rotation assignments or catching up on the latest Game of Thrones episode. Biscotti are basically a crispy breadstick-like cookie. They are twice baked which gives them a delicious crispy exterior that softens ever so slightly when … Continue reading Gingerbread Biscotti

Rainbow Sprinkle Rice Crispy Treats

Chewy, marshmallow-y and down right delicious. These rice crispy treats are a kid-friendly favorite and ready to be served in under 10 minutes. Rainbow sprinkles add some color and make adults feel like they can relive their childhood at dessert time once more. Check this recipe out for a crowd-friendly treat that never disappoints and … Continue reading Rainbow Sprinkle Rice Crispy Treats

Chickpea Cookie Bars (GF)

Back during my undergrad days, I was a part of a student group called the Student Nutrition Advocacy Collaborative or SNAC. As a member of SNAC we interacted with students on campus through wellness check-ups, led presentations about nutrition and facilitated in-home and large group cooking classes. I LOVED working with students; not only was … Continue reading Chickpea Cookie Bars (GF)

Peppermint Bark

When it comes to dessert and food in general, I truly believe that everything can fit in a balanced diet; foods are not inherently good or bad and one macronutrient is not better than another. The hard part about embracing this philosophy is that our society constantly bombards us with messaging that says otherwise. Diets … Continue reading Peppermint Bark